Sabine Ruf

Summary

Affiliation: University of Giessen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic background of nonsyndromic oligodontia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, Medical Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, Justus Liebig Universität Gießen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 74:295-308. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Upper bonded retainers
    Eva Schneider
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 81:1050-6. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The mechanism of Class II correction during Herbst therapy in relation to the vertical jaw base relationship: a cephalometric roentgenographic study
    S Ruf
    Dept of Orthodontics, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 67:271-6. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Dentoskeletal effects and "effective" temporomandibular joint, maxilla and chin changes in good and bad responders to van Beek activator treatment
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 77:64-72. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Herbst/multibracket appliance treatment of Class II division 1 malocclusions in early and late adulthood. a prospective cephalometric study of consecutively treated subjects
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 28:352-60. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effective condylar growth and chin position changes in activator treatment: a cephalometric roentgenographic study
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 71:4-11. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Does bite-jumping damage the TMJ? A prospective longitudinal clinical and MRI study of Herbst patients
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 70:183-99. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term TMJ effects of Herbst treatment: a clinical and MRI study
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 114:475-83. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint remodeling in adolescents and young adults during Herbst treatment: A prospective longitudinal magnetic resonance imaging and cephalometric radiographic investigation
    S Ruf
    Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 115:607-18. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Dentoskeletal effects and facial profile changes in young adults treated with the Herbst appliance
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 69:239-46. 1999

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Genetic background of nonsyndromic oligodontia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, Medical Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, Justus Liebig Universität Gießen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 74:295-308. 2013
    ..The goal of this work was to identify all known gene mutations that have been associated with the development of nonsyndromic oligodontia...
  2. doi request reprint Upper bonded retainers
    Eva Schneider
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 81:1050-6. 2011
    ..To assess the frequency and type of upper bonded retainer failure and to identify possible predisposing factors...
  3. ncbi request reprint The mechanism of Class II correction during Herbst therapy in relation to the vertical jaw base relationship: a cephalometric roentgenographic study
    S Ruf
    Dept of Orthodontics, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 67:271-6. 1997
    ..Dental and skeletal changes contributing to Class II correction were found to be independent of the vertical jaw base relationship. Thus, a hyperdivergent jaw base relationship did not affect the treatment response unfavorably...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dentoskeletal effects and "effective" temporomandibular joint, maxilla and chin changes in good and bad responders to van Beek activator treatment
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 77:64-72. 2007
    ..To assess possible differences in dentoskeletal effects and "effective" temporomandibular joint, maxilla, and chin changes between good and bad responders to van Beek activator treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Herbst/multibracket appliance treatment of Class II division 1 malocclusions in early and late adulthood. a prospective cephalometric study of consecutively treated subjects
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 28:352-60. 2006
    ..In conclusion, on a short-term basis, the Herbst/MB appliance combination was found to be a powerful tool for non-surgical, non-extraction, treatment of Class II division I subjects in early and late adulthood...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effective condylar growth and chin position changes in activator treatment: a cephalometric roentgenographic study
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 71:4-11. 2001
    ..Thus activator treatment induces skeletal changes, although not always in the desired (sagittal) therapeutic direction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Does bite-jumping damage the TMJ? A prospective longitudinal clinical and MRI study of Herbst patients
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 70:183-99. 2000
    ..In conclusion, bite-jumping using the Herbst appliance does not have a deleterious effect on TMJ function and does not induce TMD on a short-term basis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term TMJ effects of Herbst treatment: a clinical and MRI study
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 114:475-83. 1998
    ..In conclusion, it can be said that Herbst treatment does not seem to have an adverse long-term effect on the temporomandibular joint...
  9. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint remodeling in adolescents and young adults during Herbst treatment: A prospective longitudinal magnetic resonance imaging and cephalometric radiographic investigation
    S Ruf
    Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 115:607-18. 1999
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging renders an excellent opportunity to visualize the temporomandibular joint remodeling growth processes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dentoskeletal effects and facial profile changes in young adults treated with the Herbst appliance
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 69:239-46. 1999
    ..It is suggested that this treatment method could be an alternative to orthognathic surgery in borderline Class II cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Class II Division 2 malocclusion: genetics or environment? A case report of monozygotic twins
    S Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 69:321-4. 1999
    ..The case report supports the hypothesis that heredity is not the sole controlling factor in the etiology of Class II Division 2 malocclusion...
  12. ncbi request reprint The mechanism of Class II correction in surgical orthodontic treatment of adult Class II, division 1 malocclusions
    Hans Pancherz
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 74:800-9. 2004
    ..A negative effect of treatment counteracting Class II correction is an increase in the mandibular plane angle...
  13. ncbi request reprint Success rate and efficiency of activator treatment
    Christoph Casutt
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 29:614-21. 2007
    ..Activator treatment is more efficient in the late than in the early mixed dentition...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effective temporomandibular joint growth and chin position changes: Activator versus Herbst treatment. A cephalometric roentgenographic study
    Sandra Baltromejus
    Department of Orthodontics, Dental School, University of Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 24:627-37. 2002
    ..However, the Herbst appliance renders more favourable sagittally orientated treatment effects in a much shorter period of time compared with the Activator...
  15. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint effects of activator treatment: a prospective longitudinal magnetic resonance imaging and clinical study
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 72:527-40. 2002
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  16. doi request reprint Occlusal stability of adult Class II Division 1 treatment with the Herbst appliance
    Niko Christian Bock
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Schlangenzahl 14, Giessen, Germany
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 138:146-51. 2010
    ..However, no results on stability have yet been published. Our objective was to analyze the short-term occlusal stability of Herbst therapy in adults with Class II Division 1 malocclusions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reduced mandibular cast splints an alternative in Herbst therapy? A prospective multicentre study
    Julia von Bremen
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 29:609-13. 2007
    ..Therefore, RMS can be recommended for Herbst treatment since they are less expensive than total splints...
  18. doi request reprint Success rate of anterior open-bite orthodontic-orthognathic surgical treatment
    Ute Jensen
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 138:716-9. 2010
    ..The aim was to evaluate the short-term success rate of combined orthodontic-orthognathic surgical correction of anterior open bite...
  19. doi request reprint Post-treatment occlusal changes in Class II division 2 subjects treated with the Herbst appliance
    Niko Bock
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 30:606-13. 2008
    ..8, 69.2 per cent, respectively. Occlusal correction of Class II division 2 malocclusions with Herbst treatment was relatively stable 2 years post-treatment. The outcome of treatment of adolescents was more stable than that of adults...
  20. doi request reprint Is Herbst-multibracket appliance treatment more efficient in adolescents than in adults?
    Julia von Bremen
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 79:173-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether Herbst treatment is more efficient in adolescent than in adult Class II division 1 subjects...
  21. doi request reprint Severe external apical root resorption--local cause or genetic predisposition?
    Kathrin Sehr
    Department of Orthodontics, Medical Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, Justus Liebig University, Schlangenzahl 14, 35392, Giessen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 72:321-31. 2011
    ..Current data suggest that a large extent of the variation in orthodontic root resorption may be explained by differences in individual genetic predisposition. This would imply, however, a similar root resorption reaction in all teeth...
  22. doi request reprint Complications during mandibular midline distraction
    Julia von Bremen
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Giesen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 78:20-4. 2008
    ..To analyze the number and type of complications during mandibular midline distraction...
  23. doi request reprint White-spot lesions during multibracket appliance treatment: A challenge for clinical excellence
    Mahmoud Enaia
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 140:e17-24. 2011
    ..White-spot lesions (WSL) are one of the most undesired side effects of multibracket appliance treatment (MB). The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence and further course of WSL during and after MB...
  24. doi request reprint Juvenile idiopathic arthritis-and now?: a systematic literature review of changes in craniofacial morphology
    Julia von Bremen
    Department of Orthodontics, Medical Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 73:265-76. 2012
    ..To conduct a systematic literature review on the impact of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) on craniofacial morphology...
  25. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in temporomandibular disorders in young adults: indication for systematic temporomandibular joint screening
    Ute Jensen
    Poliklinik für Kieferorthopädie, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Schlangenzahl 14, 35392, Giessen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 68:501-9. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Complications during Herbst appliance treatment with reduced mandibular cast splints : a prospective, clinical multicenter study
    Thorir Schiöth
    Department of Orthodontics, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 68:321-7. 2007
    ..To assess and compare the prevalence, type and frequency of complications during Herbst treatment with reduced (canine to 2nd premolars) and total (canine to molars) mandibular cast splints...
  27. doi request reprint Class II subdivision treatment with the Herbst appliance
    Niko C Bock
    Department of Orthodontics, Justus Liebig University, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Angle Orthod 83:327-33. 2013
    ..To assess the effectiveness of Class II subdivision Herbst nonextraction treatment and its short-term stability retrospectively...
  28. doi request reprint Dimensional stability of contemporary irreversible hydrocolloids: humidor versus wet tissue storage
    Christina Erbe
    Department of Orthodontics, University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    J Prosthet Dent 108:114-22. 2012
    ..Recommendations for proper storage are, however, based on theoretical assumptions rather than facts...
  29. doi request reprint Plaque control effectiveness and handling of interdental brushes during multibracket treatment--a randomized clinical trial
    Niko C Bock
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 32:408-13. 2010
    ..In direct comparison, adolescent patients preferred the IDB. Further trials are required to investigate the effectiveness of the IDB in reducing decalcification during orthodontic treatment...
  30. doi request reprint Dentoskeletal changes in adult Class II division 1 Herbst treatment--how much is left after the retention period?
    Niko C Bock
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Schlangenzahl 14, Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 34:747-53. 2012
    ..Thus, adult Herbst-Multibracket treatment results in mainly dental changes, which however, showed good stability...
  31. ncbi request reprint Can the severity of root resorption be accurately judged by means of radiographs? A case report with histology
    Kristin Heimisdottir
    Department of Orthodonticsn University of Berne, Switzerland
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 128:106-9. 2005
    ..It is usually diagnosed on radiographs. The purpose of this article is to discuss some difficulties associated with evaluating root resorption from radiographs alone. A case report is presented as an example...
  32. ncbi request reprint Orthognathic surgery and dentofacial orthopedics in adult Class II Division 1 treatment: mandibular sagittal split osteotomy versus Herbst appliance
    Sabine Ruf
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:140-52; quiz 254-5. 2004
    ..Thus, Herbst treatment can be considered an alternative to orthognathic surgery in borderline adult skeletal Class II malocclusions, especially when a great facial improvement is not the main treatment goal...
  33. ncbi request reprint Fixed functional appliance treatment and avascular necrosis
    Sabine Ruf
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:20A-21A; author reply 21A. 2004
  34. doi request reprint Assessment of vertical facial and dentoalveolar changes using panoramic radiography
    Nasila Nohadani
    Department of Orthodontics, Universities of Berne, Switzerland
    Eur J Orthod 30:262-8. 2008
    ..However, PRs cannot be recommended for the analysis of individual longitudinal changes in vertical facial and dentoalveolar parameters...
  35. doi request reprint Displaced premolars in panoramic radiography: fact or fallacy?
    Nasila Nohadani
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Angle Orthod 78:309-16. 2008
    ..To test the null hypothesis that there is no difference between premolar position visualized on panoramic radiographs (PRs) and lateral headfilms (LHs)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Radiolucent lesion of an unerupted mandibular molar
    Mavra Klambani
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 127:67-71. 2005
    ..Their etiology, however, remains unclear. The case history, histologic findings, differential diagnoses, and possible treatment approaches suggested in the literature are described...